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Nursing

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Databases

Strategies for Literature Review Searching

  • Enter your subject term/s and select "Systematic Review"  from the Publication Type menu
  • Check the Review Articles box to retrieve literature reviews, systematic reviews, and integrative reviews.
  • Check the EBM (Evidence Based Medicine) in order to retrieve mostly systematic reviews
  • Selecting Meta-Analysis from the Publication Type will also retrieve systematic reviews and meta-analysis
  • Check the Research box to retrieve results containing reviews

Note:
Look in the text immediately following the article title for a indication of what type of article it is, Research, Systematic Review, etc.

  • Select Systematic Review as the publication type. 
  • Check the Review Articles box to retrieve literature reviews, systematic reviews, and integrative reviews.
  • Check the EBM (Evidence Based Medicine) box in order to retrieve mostly systematic reviews
  • Selecting Meta-Analysis from the Publication Type will also retrieve systematic reviews and meta-analysis
  • Check the Research box to retrieve results containing reviews

Note:
Look in the text immediately following the article title for a indication of what type of article it is, Research, Systematic Review, etc.

 

Therapy or Etiology: Use article type filters Meta-analysis, Systemic Reviews and Random controlled trial. Add Cohort Studies [Mesh} to the search

Diagnosis: Add Sensitivity and Specificity [Mesh] to the search

Prognosis: Add Cohort Studies [Mesh] to the search

Select Advanced Search from the menu located on the upper left corner. 
Enter "literature review" as an exact phrase.

Nurses as Authors

Search for Nurse as an author in CINAHL:  Filter by any author is a nurse or, primary author is a nurse

Search for Nurse as an author in Pubmed:

Use the search term:  nursing [ad]

This will search for "nursing" in the authors affiliated institution.  

Search for Nurse as an author in other databases:

Look for these credentials:  LVN, LPN, RN, BSN, MSN, ND, DNSc OR DNP